Remembrance and Veterans Day – For those who died and those that returned.

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Sally on Remembrance Day puts things into perspective – most of our problems are little ones compared to these.

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For millions around the world November 11th is a time to remember those who have not returned from global conflict. Fathers, brothers, husbands who gave their lives. Most of our families have been touched in some way by this devastating loss. My own grandfather died on November 2nd 1918 leaving behind a little girl of 11 months old that never knew her father.

The fact is our world is in constant conflict all the time somewhere. Young men and women from many nations are still putting their lives on the line, and whilst we all mourn the loss of life that results from these international disputes; there is little publicity about those that return wounded in body and mind.

Today is also a time to remember those who returned from conflict, changed physically, mentally and emotionally.

I was honoured to interview one such man for my television company. Mark Ormond…

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2 thoughts on “Remembrance and Veterans Day – For those who died and those that returned.

    john flanagan said:
    November 11, 2015 at 12:15 pm

    We must never forget, never

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